Jonsson named Conference USA Player of the Week
IRVING — Isabelle Jonsson was named Conference USA Player of the Week, the league office announced on Tuesday.
Jonsson was a perfect 4-0 last weekend, as UTSA split a pair of home matches against McNeese State (W, 5-2) and UTEP (L, 3-4).
The Eskilstuna, Sweden, native opened the weekend with a 6-2, 4-6, 12-10 No. 3 singles victory against McNeese State's Julia Kral on Saturday. She then downed UTEP's Marie LeBlond in straight sets (6-2, 6-3) at the third spot the following afternoon.
Jonsson also teamed up with Lina Hallgren for two wins in No. 3 doubles play. The pair defeated Kral and Andreea Nenu by a score of 6-2 on Saturday before handing UTEP's Matilda Rose Tench and Daphne Visscher a 6-1 setback the next day.
The four triumphs were Jonsson's first of the season.
UTSA (1-4) wll conclude its current three-match home stand on Thursday with a 3 p.m. match against former Southland Conference foe Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (1-1).